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at denny's. >> we call these chamber of commerce days. >> it is beautiful about way and it will stay that way through a workweek. if you hike, and clouds coming in thursday and friday. mild days and cool nights. a better chance for storms on sunday and clearing up by monday. >> looks good. that is a look at the news. thanks for joining us. [captioning made possible by constellation energy group] captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org--
and the chamber of commerce will address their concerns in the aftermath of this clash. >>> now to the city where baltimore police were on chesterfield avenue investigating yet another murder. last week nih a researcher was shot and killed. now brian kuebler is here with how police are responding. >> reporter: police already added patrols but it couldn't stop a shooting a block away. all police know about sunday night's murder is that it was a drug-related murder. according to witness, they are looking for two suspects. they are continuing their investigation. that makes two murder cases on this street on either side of bel air road. crime stats show that violent crime in the northeast district is down by just under 20% but a city councilman hop represents -- who represents the area said it's time to get more resources. >> there's no secret that the resources in the amount of officers they assigned hasn't changed since the 70s. we have to address that. >> now scott said he's already spoken to incoming police officer anthony batts. police say they have very few leads and have made little progress
has it's recognition to be proud of listed as one of the up and commerce by u.s. news and world report. it is come in just under the 19 regional schools to be begin the designation up and commerce. they are recognized for the- vattive changes for academics and student -- for the innovative changes for acad --academics and student life. >>> according to the mayor's office, the city made 19 million dollars in revenue all from tickets issued by the speed cameras in a year. that is 4.2 million more than was budgeted. officials say that they plan to spend that money for the additional traffic projcts so i know that's news no one wants to hear. i don't know if you got one but it's like man, they got me. >> i got one. >> you did? >> they got me. all right. let's talk about the temperatures right now. we are chilly this morning in stevenson. 51 degrees. 52 in churchville and 50 in rockville. westminster at 59 and dealing with patchy fog around that area. 55 right now in centerville. easton at 54 and good morning cambridge. you are at 58 degrees. now we look at future trend, high pressure is in
the hispanic chamber of commerce in l.a. it's his latest attempt to tap into an estimated 12 million latino voters expected to turn out in the election. the romney team hit the road this morning around the same time a less than flattering politico story hit the presses. they asked where is the bain capital romney touted so much on the trail? the romney camp calls it silly process stuff. here at "the cycle" we call it perfect fodder for the spin, right? >> yes. >> first, kudos to politico, because this campaign is notoriously hard to access if you're a journalist not named fox news. politico brought us the most comprehensive look inside the inner workings of the north end, which i preached, even though it was painful to read as a conservative. second, i have a message for my conservative colleagues who seem to be engaging in this circular firing squad. calm down. let's chill out a little bit. this is not the end of the party as we know it. we will not be shutting down the party if romney does not win. and a couple bad weeks on the campaign trail, first of all, are sort of parse and parcel of
resales increased 7.8% last month, and the commerce department says new construction was up more than 2% last month from july. the encouraging housing news gave the stocks a lift. the dow jones industrial gained 13 points while the nasdaq gained four points. chick-fil-a apparently is backing away from the controversy over gay rights and marriage. the restaurant chain issue ad statement wednesday saying it had stopped funding organizations opposed to same sex marriage. the company's president sparked a controversy during the summer when he said he opposed same sex marriage. >>> the number of americans facing a penalty for not buying health insurance is much higher than previous estimates. the nonpartisan congressional budget office says the penalty will hit almost 6 million americans, most would be middle class. the figure is 50% higher than the cbo's previous estimate. the average penalty will cost about $1,200. >>> microsoft co-founder bill gates topped "forbes" magazine annual list as the richest man in america as he has in previous years. but mark zuckerberg was the biggest loser on
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problems in that area for quite sometime, and we're very confident that as a chamber of commerce, as a community, as public afett, &pthis innident or an incident like this will not repeat itself." no one has been arrested in connectionwith the shooting. but police aar now reviewing parking garage. convicted... killer... george huguely... is... appealing his conviction. conviction.his... lawers.... filed the appeel... this morning.../// hugeey... was convicted... in february secood degree . muuder.... and... grand larceny.../ in... connection... with theedeath... of... his... ex-girlfriend.../. u-v-a... lacrosse player... yeardley love.../. love... was found dead... in her apartment ... just weeks... priir to ggaduation... may 2010....//last... month,... to... 23- years... in - prison... for the criies. 55 cars broken nto...innonee where itthappened and what he 3 thieves gottaway with. with. shelley ordway: "i'm not really mad. i'm just more some people that they'd just come right up to peopll's houses ann theii driveways and steal tuff..sh
commerce, as a &pcommunity, as public safety, this iicident or an incident like this will not repeat itself." no one has been arrested in connectionwith thh shooting. &pbut police are now reviewing security video at the mall's parking garage. an east ballimore community is another cass of police brutalit. &pbrutality. at least aa &phundreddpeople, including family anddfriends and several community activist groups rallied at the cooner of nooth montford and east biddle streets, yesterday. protesters are calling foo theeindictment of the officer wwo conffonted anthony anderson. witnesses, including annerson's mothhr, say anderson was in the his mother.. when the officer, offense... suddenly appeared, grabbed... then lifted the "he didn't even know they were behiid him.. they running pick him up from his knees and slam him back down on his head. i couldn't believeeit.. i'm going, oh my god, what iss child..."" intiallyy. police say anderssn dieddfrom choking on drugs. butta preliminary however, the medicaa examiner has not yet determined whether he died from a drug overdooe...
reality star to get on the walk of fame the hollywood chamber of commerce say not so fast. they determine who gets a car and says kardashian is not on the radar right now. part of the criteria to get a star is receiving awards such as an emmy or maybe an oscar don't know. and have been in the acting business for five years or more. >>> the exorcism thriller possession drew in more than 17 million dollar. second lawless and that is about the prohibition era and bootlegging of brothers. i have to check that out. >> the barack obama documentarycame in at number 9. >>> tropical storm on west coast is make it interesting. >> beachgoers have a warning high tides and some big surf. some people are keeping out in the open waters. >> a convicted felon gives the president a serious challenge in the west virginia primary and now a alabama townelect a dead person mayor. gheag on? we will go south and -- what's going on? we will go south to see how this could happen. >> good morning topping money cars at cop the cop -- cars at the convention. among the themes the turn around of the auto industry. gen
, as it was on thursday in springfield, virginia, where mitt romney pounced. the commerce department lowered its latest estimate of economic growth. >> china is growing much faster than we. russia is growing faster than we. our economy needs to be reinvigorated. we cannot afford four more years like the last four years. >> in virginia beach, president obama pledged to create more jobs and to get the economy moving again in his next term. >> the truth is it will take a few more years to solve challenges that were building up over decades. >> another round of ads has hit the airwaves. both are making one-on-one appeals for support. >> today i believe as a nation we are moving forward again. we have much more to do to get folks back to work and make the middle class secure again. >> president obama and i both care about poor and middle- class families. the difference is my policies will make things better for them. >> a new reuters poll shows president obama leading mitt romney 49% to 42%. the romney camp shows a much closer race. >> the romney camp is predicting the outcome of next week's debate. >> they
to make a slow but steady recovery. home resales increased 7.8% last month, and the commerce department says new construction was up more than 2% last month from july. the encouraging housing news gave the stocks a lift. the dow jones industrial gained 13 points while the nasdaq gained four points. chick-fil >>> the number of americans facing a penalty for not buying health insurance is much higher than previous estimates. the nonpartisan congressional budget office says the penalty will hit almost 6 million americans, most would be middle class. the figure is 50% higher than the cbo's previous estimate. >>> microsoft co-founder bill gates topped "forbes" magazine annual list as the richest man in america as he has in previous years. but mark zuckerberg was the biggest loser on the 400 wealthiest americans. he tumbled to 36 on the list from number 14. facebook's lackluster stock price cost him more than $1 billion in net worth. no worry. "forbes" magazine says his net worth is estimated still at almost $9.5 billion. >> had to look down to make sure that was right number. >> not too much
in that area for quite sometime, and we're very confident thaa as a chamber of commerce, as a community, as public afety, thhs incident or an incident like this will not repeat no one has been arrested in pcnnectionwith tte shooting. bbt police arr now reviewing securiiy video at the mall's parking garage. convicted killer george huguely s appealing his convic. conviction..is attorneys filed the appeaa, tuesday morning. huguely was convicted erlier this year of second degree murder and granddlarceny... in connection with the death of his ex-girlfrieend... u-v-a lacrosse ppayyr yeardley love. apartment ...weeks prior to graduatton in mayy2010.last month, thh judge sentenced huguely to 23 years in prison for the rimes. torree smith has announccd funeral arrangements... for hissyounger brothee.20 year-olddttvin jones died ovee the weekend... in a motoocycle accident.his funeral will be king george, virginia... in flowers... the ffmily is asking forrdonatioos to the ttvin jones emorial scholarship fund... care of the baltimore ravens at one winning driveeowings miill, maryland 2-1-1-1-
. the prince william chamber of commerce is launching a business academy. it's focusing on marketing, sales and human resources. the fall session begins today at the chamber headquarters in manassas 7:30 to 10:00 a.m. cost per session $25 for chamber members and $50 per session for nonmembers. good news, kids. virginia's pumpkin crop is shaping up to be a good one. the big orange squash is already being harvested and so far things are looking pretty decent. pumpkins are grown on more than 2,000 acres in virginia. can you believe we're in pumpkin season already. >> pumpkins. pumpkin pie. >> the weather make it is feel good. -- makes it feel good. are we going to like what you have for us in the next half- hour? >> you are. i actually have good news about foreclosures. been a long time coming. >> good deal. >> thanks, jess. >>> civil rights leaders announce a new march on washington. that story is coming up. >> plus, police seize thousands of dollars in merchandise from an alleged fencing operation. that's in maryland. >> ahead in sports, with first place on the line, the orioles were tied go
, nasdaq up ten points and s&p up seven. commerce department says the trade gap with europe is the highest level. it widened to $42 billion. exports to europe down 11% to 183 billion primarily due to weaker auto sales. the recession in europe is spreading. that weakens the u.s. economy. it adds pressure on the federal reserve. now, the feds also keeping an eye on the european debt crisis. today, germany's high court rejected an atefrt to put off a ruling to block germany for a bailout fund for the european union. germany's participation is crucial. upon the biggest market movers on wall street today, citigroup and morgan stanley. they reached and agreement on their jointly owned agreement, the value set at $13.5 billion. the agreement comes after a deadline for an arbitrator to set a price. a little over an hour ago, traders in all the major exchanges pause for a moment of silence to remember the victims and their families lost on 9/11. barbara, back to you. >> thank you, hampton. have a great day. keith? >> people who pull out their hair, scar, bite, pick and harm their own skin often go
are shopping. the commerce department is pointing to higher gas prices. labor officials say while consumer prices are up for the first time since march, higher gas prices account for about 85% of that increase. food prices also a little bit higher. some of the of the things consumers are paying more for -- rent, medical care, new cars. but you are saving money on clothing, furniture, and air fare. it looks like the tax break we have all been getting when shopping online may become a thing of the past. more and more, online retailers are starting to include state sales tax on your purchases. it is part of a long battle at the cash register between traditional brick and mortar businesses and websites. in reality, you have been responsible for that tax for years. you were supposed to voluntarily pay it to the state. >> with the amount of money that amazon will be collecting or we will be collecting off of amazon, in the state, it should be a pretty significant amount of dollars coming in. >> the move is also a traditional retail shoppers helping that start to mezzos, that many will be promoti
will be facing off live on nbc 4. that debate co-sponsored by the fairfax chamber of commerce gets underway at noon in mclean. julie carey and aaron gilchrist are the panelists. >>> when we come back, a prominent d.c. abolitionist has a place in the u.s. capitol. >> reporter: i'm tom sherwood. this big statue of frederick douglass. >>> and >>> a statue of famed abolitionist frederick douglass is finally going to get a home in the halls of congress. >> it will join statues from the nation's 50 states. as tom sherwood reports, the honor for the civil war leader has been a long time coming. >> reporter: frederick douglas is barely seen by the people walking by. the former slave and educated abolitionist battled for the rights of all people. winning world recognition. but an effort to get the statue to a ceremonial spot in congress has language wished for years until now. the d.c. democrat eleanor holmes norton and dan lundegren from california reached a bipartisan compromise to have douglass moved to capitol hill. >> i made a promise to the delegate. to the congresswoman that we would do this.
of fame? >> nope. >> kim karsashian thinks so. a representative for the chamber of commerce says a star has to have an acting career for five years or more. and that they look for those who have won multiple awards. as for kim and other reality stars, the rep says they are not on our radar right now. >> thank goodness. >> only because --. >> she's pretty >> reality tv has taken over now. >> a special place like some back alley remote place. >> maybe in the reality tv walk of fame. >> in a back alley. where they put the trash cans. >> she is an everyday name. >> she's an everyday name. >> that doesn't mean she's an actress. >> she is relevant in hollywood. >> she's very successful. >> what is that that she does? >> reality tv. >> she knows how to brand herself >> don't you have to purchase a star anyway? >> i don't know. >> i think so. >> hang in there. >> if she can get one, i can get one too. >> you have more talent. >> all right. let's get to your weather forecast. in for another warm and humid day. it's not feeling great out there at the moment. 79 right now in town. overnight lows f
. guys, this is facebook's first major push into e-commerce, and they will get a cut from each item sold. >> of course. that makes perfect sense. shartia brantley at cnbc, have a good weekend. >> you too. >>> as if you didn't have enough social networks to waste your time on, there's a new one that just popped up. it's called sypop that connects people through common interests rather than friends and family. so you can meet new people, bond over your hobbies, things that are interesting to you, i guess. it's one of several specialized new social networks looking to cut into facebook's 950 million users. >> the virginia state fair kicks off today, back by popular demand, the racing pigs. what's a fair without racing pigs? you'll also get to see grizzly bears and bengal tigers. also new, a virtual tour through the virginia state farms. the virginia state fair runs through october 7th at king's dominion. >> what's better than racing pigs? got to catch your dinner. >>> washington has some of the best museums in the world for sure, and tomorrow you can check many of them out for free. >> smit
are confident that as the chamber of commerce and the community and this -- and public safety, this incident [indiscernible] >> a majority are standing by the theater, saying they have done a lot for the committee. >> they have never had a situation like this before. they have invested millions of dollars into their establishment here and they are not going to want to do anything to harm the committee. >> please tell us that they have not arrested the shooter in this case and he wouldn't comment as to how long the investigation into the theater would take. >> thank you. a developing story tonight out of fairfax county in virginia -- police are investigating a family of four found dead inside a home. we know authorities were called to check on the welfare of the family around 10:30 this morning. once inside, they made their discovery. police have provided no further details and will only say detectives are investigating. >> a beautiful day and a good deal of sunshine. cool and dry, but there are changes on the doorstep. just to the west of us, the clouds are starting to push in. you see the h
. the fairfax county chamber of commerce co-sponsoring this debate. you can watch it live. >>> why a notebook could be the key to the colorado movie massacre court case. >> why monica lewinsky is back in the headlines. what she is planning to release. >> what scholars are saying this morning about the tiny piece of paper who some claim shows jesus had a wife. >> tom kierein will let us know just how long these chilly temperatures will stick around. weathe >>> welcome back. this tiny piece of paper is igniting a huge debate in the christian community, but is it real? several renowned scholars are calling into question the authenticity which suggests jesus had a wife. others question whether the anonymous owner has financial motivations. it wassage ie agnalyzed. >> one of the things i heard yesterday was the idea that it's so well-preserved. it's been around forever, almost literally, and yet the paper is still intact to some degree. >> how do you prove the authenticity? >> tom kierein telling us more about this beautiful forecast. good morning. >> quite a chill in the air. good morning. that's
a few days later. it's facebook's first major push into e-commerce. they'll get a cut from each item sold. i know i saw them advertising that starbucks would be among the first participating in that program. >>> meantime, while americans are still going to college, many are opting to stop their education after four years. a report shows that new enrollment in grad school has dropped for the second straight year. that follows a surge in 2008 and 2009 as some unemployed workers sought refuge from the recession with more education. experts say students are dissuaded right now from continuing school, in part from the increased amount of debt that so many have already taken during their undergrad years. with state budget cuts forcing schools to reduce financial aid for students, it causes some to weigh whether it's worth spending the extra amount on education. it's a tough thing, guys. have a great weekend. >> bertha coombs, thank you. have a great weekend too. >> veronica and i were saying, we don't like virtual presents. we want presents delivered to us personally. >> the real deal. >>
chamber of commerce at noon in mclean. northern virginia bureau chief julie carey and news4 anchor aaron gilchrist are the panelists and david gregory will be moderating. >>> get ready for a chilly night tonight. >> we've got a couple of those chilly nights out there over the next couple of days. wait until you see the forecast here. out there right now, 72 degrees. the coolest sunny afternoon in more than three months. winds right now out of the west at about five miles per hour. a very, very nice afternoon, feeling very fall-like across our region. satellite and radar showing the cold front now well off the coastline. that's good news for us, meaning plenty of sunshine and clear skies. that will also mean a very cool night tonight. through your morning, let's head down to fairfax county. springfield area, look at temperatures around 69 degrees at 7:00. 60 by 11:00. waking up to a temperature of 51 there. many of you will once again be in the 40s. and that's not the coolest night in the seven-day forecast. i've got that forecast coming up. jim? >> see you then, doug. thank you. >>> mary
to the commerce clause, individual mandate. we began the litigation and motions were filed by the government. and in oklahoma, when the case was taken up by the supreme court. as of the decision in june, i filed a motion to lift the stay in oklahoma, the eastern district, asking judge white to consider an amendment. as you know, the original challenge was about constitutionality of the cadets. this is about implementation. this addresses the concerns about the irs a world that was adopted may 18 specifically, and the affordable care act's the implementation, if you will, of the employer mandate, the penalty under the law dealing with large employers. it is about that role an inconsistency with the language, the statute, and seeking to hold the pro-government accountable as it relates to implementing that particular portion of the law. host: what about that part of the law? is it unconstitutional or illegal? guest: the specifics include cross that under the aca, a state does not adopt a state health care exchange, then the subsidies, the tax credit, did not issue to the state and consequently
not quite as chamber of commerce as it was last saturday, but partly sunny and mild, highs near 75, winds out of the northeast at 10. next three days code green for saturday, sunday and monday, mild saturday, 73, a few showers sunday primarily in the afternoon, keep most of your tee times certainly in the morning. then monday the morning commute probably dry, evening commute not so much, rain and showers develop. next seven days we're looking at leftover showers tuesday and it will warm up again, low 80s on tuesday, 85 on wednesday, maybe a thunderstorm on wednesday, 80 thursday, back to a little bit of fall reality, temperatures friday will hold only in the upper 60s to near 70. >> fall is coming back. >> oh, yeah. >>> still ahead why didn't police do more to stop the man accused of going on a deadly shooting spree at that colorado movie theater? we've got newly released court documents, what they say coming up. >> plus did google maps catch a ufo on its streets maps program? >> unlikely. weeks of this campaign... and more ads. you, in your living room or... what i'd say. losing nearly e
50. democrat be hq's -- democratic hq's just across the highway. and the chamber of commerce sits between them. >> talk family, talk schools, friends. just don't talk politics. >> reporter: they subscribe to the same philosophy at the courthouse corner cafe. >> politics are kind of bad for business. >> reporter: but it doesn't always work. >> i think obama is evil. >> reporter: evil? >> evil. >> personally i prefer obama. >> reporter: romney actually has a long history of nasty skirmishes. back in the civil war, the town reputedly went back and forth between union and confederate forces, some 56 times. >> abraham lincoln turned in one vote in hampshire county. >> reporter: democrats still outnumber republicans by a wide margin. the town supports lots of democrats for state office, but not for president and not president obama. >> i had one man tell me that oh, he ended that war and now what are all the soldiers going to do when they come home? they won't have jobs. >> reporter: so many west virginians dislike president obama that a convicted felon almost won the democratic primary
quarter was an anemic 1.7%, but today, the commerce department put out a new estimate showing us it was even less than that, just 1.3%. and this is what caught our attention in the report-- the government said half of the downward revision can be blamed on the drought. it's destroying crops, including the corn in this field inula roy, illinois. and on the land clayton arnold has been farming in walker, missouri, for 40 years. a new report today on the drought says it continues to get worse. it now covers 65.5% of the lower 48, and in 21.5% of that area, the area you see in red, the drought is extreme or exceptional. so we asked anthony mason to dig further into the impact the drought isaving on our economy. >> reporter: 90 miles southwest of dallas, in aquill atexas, the drought has cut back ronnie gerik's' cotton crop severely this year. >> it impacted not just myself but all the ag industry. >> reporter: in fact, the government now says the drought is slowing the entire economy, costing the the country $12 billion in the spring. >> farmers don't have money to spend. they're not
its campaign to california today to speak? the u.s. hispanic chamber of commerce. the anti-muslim video sparking debate in this country and others about whether government can or should control internet content. we want to get your take on that question this morning. the white house asked google to review its policy on the video. some calling it an unusual step and perhaps unprecedented from the u.s. government. what are your thoughts on best? -- on this? tweet. a or contact us on facebook. or e-mail us. here is the front page of the business section of the new york times this morning. a similar article was also in the washington post on sunday -- excuse me, on friday. harold is a democrat in ohio. should the government be controlling content on the web? caller: i don't think so. the religion -- i don't think they know what kind of world it is today in some of these countries. y fly off the handle for no reason. host: not the propaganda can be found on google.com -- now to an independent in north carolina. should the government be controlling certain content on the web. gil
reporter"... the hollywood chamber of commerce... which determines who gets a star... says kardashian is simply quote - "not on our radar right now"... pointing to her limited acting experience. a surprising report is now surfacing about tom cruise... and his life shortly before katie holmes. holmes.according to a new "vanity fair" storr... the actor he may havee een áauditioningá peopleefor the role of his wife... with the scientology.the magazine reports thaa an iranian-born actress... who dated cruise from 2004 to 2005... was closely audited by a scientology official.when that relationship didn't work out... the actress was reportedly forbidden to reveal any details about their relatio. relationship.the magazine reports that other actresses wives for cruise.two names that were mentioned are sofia vergara and scarlett johansson. coming up in our 7 o'clock hour... it looks like a scene out of a horror ilm... where this á18- inchá earth worm was spotted... and what the owners ffrst throught when they saw it. it. &pyou're watching fox 45 mornin news hmmm, i don't think i took my
and the commerce department blames the drought in the midwest, i don't think so. up next, mitt romney sets up a trust for his grandkids, pays a lot less in taxes, legal. but why is he getting critici d criticized? manager, ed butowsky. . stuart: the company that makes the blackhawk helicopter cutting 570 jobs. defense companies like sekorski make more in anticipation of more defense spending cuts after the first of the year. sekorski down 570 jobs. mitt romney avoided much of -- a lot of taxation when he set up a trust to give millions to his grandchildren. perfectly legal way to take care of his heirs, he's criticized for it. ed butowsky with chapwood investments. what did he do, did he avoid tax or minimize tax? >> he took advantage of exactly what the tax code was, he didn't avoid it, he delayed it. it's important for people to understand. a lot of tax planning goes into when you're a wealthy individual and we applaud he took money-- excuse me took stock and low cost basis into a trust. a republican or democrat you can do that. what he did at that point no money was taxed at all on that,
as possible so we can create commerce, which is what we are designed to do. for smaller banks, they don't participate, they do the basics and make it easier for them to do what they do best. tracy: dodd-frank causing small businesses, small banks 25% more than they need to. thank you for being with us and sharing your thoughts. >> thank you very much, and pleasure to be here. dennis: the check is not in the mail. u.s. postal service to default on a huge pension fund payment making it the second-largest payment in two months and has missed some $5.6 billion paying in to pre-fund retiree health benefits. the post offices in 25 early in dollars every day. 5 billion june quarter in the 1 billion pieces. closing small branches. tracy: the post office of the most beautiful buildings, prime real estate. dennis: taxpayers funding everything. tracy: maybe somebody will send a card. the nfl referees are ready for some football. the refs are back, and hopefully no snafus like this one on monday night. keep it right here, live coverage of the nfl news conference this hour. dennis: chase government
at home, the commerce department will release figures on july's international trade. analysts are looking for the nation's trade gap to widen to about $44 billion. those are some of the latest headlines on c-span radio. >> watch and in gage with c- span, as our campaign coverage continues toward election day and the candidate prepared to face off in 390-minute october debates. domestic policy is the first focus. tuesday, the 16, the candidates will take audience questions in a town hall meeting from hofstra university. the final debate, monday the 22nd, questions will ship to foreign policy from lynn university in florida. and what the vice presidential debates from center college on october 11. we will also cover key house and senate races, looking at the control of congress. paul our coverage on c-span, c- span radio, and online at c- span.org. host: a live shot of the white house, the white house staff out there. the president and first lady michelle obama will be coming out for a moment of silence this morning around 8:45, when the first tower was struck 11 years ago, as we look back
of chamber of commerce thing, probably. when i moved to charlotte in 1990, it was not a very appetizing downtown. that is to say there wasn't a lot to do, it was kind of closed up at 5:00. now it's really quite different. i mean, a lot of people live downtown, we have great restaurants, we have opened recently some great museums, and i think people will be agreesd -- will be impressed by up town now. it probably earns the name. but it's a way to -- it's on a hill, i believe. maybe that's part of it. host: and mayor anthony fox will be a guest on this program attorney, the youngest mayor of charlotte, the population of charlotte in 2012, about 750,000. 32 percent increase in population over the past 10 years or so. the front page of your newspaper this morning, tim funk, more parade than protest. were you out at the protest yesterday? guest: i was a little bit. i saw -- there were probably more police than protestors, to be honest with you. i saw little ate before it and there was a lot of antiwar protestors and antibank of america protestors, but they seemed to be enjoying themselves to
tradehed tto organization against china. >> the commerce department says the united states current account trade deficit narrowed in april-june period, pushed lower by american exports and cheaper oil imports. this is the broadest measure of trade tracking the sale of merchandise and services between nations, as well as investment flows. economists predict it will widen again in coming quarters as the global slowdown is giving demand for u.s. exports and oil prices are rising again, in part because of increased middle east tensions. striking chicago teachers have another chance to approve a tentative contract agreement today. the vote is planned at afternoon meeting. this past sunday union delegates decided they needed more time to review the proposed deal. one delegate said it takes a lot to start a strike in do not want to ended prematurely. turning to the middle east, iran's state td reports they had deployed a russian submarine after it was overhauled earlier this year. it joins the fleet in the southern part of the country. drill is seen as a response to iranian warnings that it could
for joining us. we'll be right back after this news update from c-span radio. >> the commerce department says the construction of new homes and apartments rose just over 2% to 750,000 last month. even with those gains come at the rate of construction still remains about half the pace considered healthy. mitt romney's words from a closed-door fund-raiser is now appearing in a tv ad in support of president obama. teh ad shows clips -- the ad 47% oflps thips that americans are victims. it closes with the narrator st. mr. romney whenever convince middle class voters that he is on their side. it will run in colorado, ohio, virginia, and wisconsin. an update on the video of mitt romney. it was released yesterday by " mother jones" magazine. the video is missing one to two minutes at the most import part. there are questions raised about whether "mother jones" had revealed the full video. "something is missing. his 47% answer was cut off before completion." he obtained the following comment saying, "the recording device in and firmly turned off ." one to two minutes was missed. a key portion of the
, they could be the world's e-commerce bank, the hub of digital transactions around the world. that would be exciting stuff. my guess is they'll try to get their house in order on the advertising and search side and hopefully build from there in an aggressive way. >> mike fertik will sticking around for another block and we have somebody coming up who knows a lot about yahoo!. >> knows a lot. >> we'll bring in consultant yahoo! board member and former mtv executive and, excuse me, activate founder michael wolf to discuss the future of media, the web and more. top of the hour we've got a big interview with former presidential candidate tim pawlenty. "squawk" is coming back right after this. good morning, michael. up. a short word that's a tall order. up your game. up the ante. and if you stumble, you get back up. up isn't easy, and we ought to know. we're in the business of up. everyday delta flies a quarter of million people while investing billions improving everything from booking to baggage claim. we're raising the bar on flying and tomorrow we will up it yet again. >>> welcome back, e
enjoy. new signs the housing market is recovering, and in about 30 minutes the u.s. commerce department releases new numbers for august home sales. analysts are expecting sales to increase by 380,000 homes. that's up from july when sales increased by 372,000 homes. so should we all be dancing in the streets? our business guru christine romans is here to tell us. hi, kristine. >> good morning, carol. so nice to put one or two or three months of good housing news back to back and report it to you. at 10:00 we'll get the new home sales, and you just give the forecasts. why new home sales are so important because a new house means construction workers, it means people pouring concrete, truck drivers. it means people making the windows and the material to go into it, and then it means couches and carpeting and all of the things that come with buying the furnishings for a new home. so every new home is a little economic driver incredibly important. existing homes, the used homes we buy and sell, that's the bulk of all home sales, those have been showing signs of life, too, carol. for three mo
to the hispanic commune like he's going to the chamber of commerce and mac a case that his policies will be better for hispanics. >> i'd say you have to good out to latino commune and apologize. of all the stuff he said, this to me is the most offensive. first of all, here's a guy that's worth hundreds of millions of dollars complaining that because he's not of a racial or ethnic minority in this country that he's somehow been treated unfairly. this reinforces the stereotype that a lot of people have that somehow we're giving an unfair advantage to people who are from communities of color. here's a guy who's had all the advantages in the world. >> interesting point. >> hundreds of millions of dollars. what was he thinking to show incredible lack of judgment to do this in front of -- it looks like there are several dozen people in this room. what is this guy thinking? he's run are for president of the united states. >> the good news, it will give us a lot to talk about. margaret hoover, mr. socarides. >>> he'll be join by bay buchanan. >> i think margaret would like to speak on his behalf. can i sp
the commerce department revised down from 1.7% to 1.3%. >> this is not just one quarter. this has been going on now for years. china is growing much faster than we, our economy needs to be reinvigorated. >> not all the numbers paint a gloomy picture. the labor department announced it undercounted nearly 400,000 jobs in 2011, meaning a 4.4 million jobs have been created since the president's inauguration. slightly more than the number lost in that same period. but the president said there's still more work to do. >> we're not where we need to be, not yet. we've got a lot more folks who have to get back to work. we've got a lot more work to do to make the middle class secure, again. but the question is, whose plan is better for you? >> obama win a republican-leaning virginia, could deal romney a crushing blow. the president won here four years ago, becoming the first democrat to do so since lyndon johnson. in this state, the military vote is not the only game in town. football fans are everywhere. it's no surprise a reporter asked romney about the deal to end the dispute between the nfl and it
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